Lead DevOps Engineer

Remote Lead DevOps Engineer – Perm. - $150,000 - $170,000
The end client is unable to sponsor or transfer visas for this position; all parties authorized to work in the US without sponsorship are encouraged to apply.

An American Company is seeking a Remote Lead DevOps Engineer

Role Description

The Lead DevOps Engineer is responsible for developing and releasing high quality software for our applications and infrastructure. This lead engineer collaborates with development, QA, and operations for continuous delivery and continuous integration into our environments, ensuring systems built are robust, can scale, handle rapid growth, and limit exposure to single points of failure and security vulnerabilities. The ideal candidate will have a mature DevOps mindset, and supports a learning organization through coaching, training, and mentoring.

• Work with developers, architects, and QA testers to automate and setup infrastructure solutions for application deployment.
• Helps to develop roadmap, reference architecture, tools, practices, and processes for DevOps implementation in an established operation.
• Work within standard IT operating models to automate build and deployment.
• Participate in the Agile DevOps design, development, testing, and release of new capabilities and features with focus on release and post-production support.
• Implement tools to streamline and automate development, integration, and QA processes.
• Configure proactive monitoring and alerting capabilities for all components of the platform.
• Build containerized environment for microservices.
• Ensure scripts are built to the highest standards across the lifecycle and has a constant eye for process improvement through build and deployment.
• Applies experience of DevOps best practices to enable highly available & reliable systems and processes.

Skills & Requirements

• 5+ years of DevOps experience in an enterprise context
• Possess experience leading teams of developers, architects, and QA testers to automate and setup DevOps infrastructure solutions for application deployment
• Possess strong experience with containerization technologies and processes
• Possess experience in infrastructure as code - IaaS (open to any of the following: Terraform, Cloud Formation, Ansible, Chef, Puppet)
• Possess experience with one or more of the following pipeline tools: Azure DevOps (preferred), Jenkins, Gitlab, AWS Code pipeline, Circle CI, Travis CI
• Possess hands-on experience designing and implementing microservices in Cloud (Azure preferred, AWS or GCP okay too)
• Possess scripting experience (open to any of the following: Java, .net, C++, javascript, Python, Golang)
• Possess experience with code build process and build tools such as npm, maven, gradle

Preferred Skills
• Experience configuring DevSecOps tools (AquaSec, Qualys, SonarQube, Checkstyle) a plus
• Relevant certifications
• BSc in Computer Science or equivalent

Why Hays?

You will be working with a professional recruiter who has intimate knowledge of the industry and market trends. Your Hays recruiter will lead you through a thorough screening process in order to understand your skills, experience, needs, and drivers. You will also get support on resume writing, interview tips, and career planning, so when there’s a position you really want, you’re fully prepared to get it.

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Hays is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran.

In accordance with applicable federal and state law protecting qualified individuals with known disabilities, Hays U.S. Corporation will attempt to reasonably accommodate those individuals unless doing so would create an undue hardship on the company. Any qualified applicant or consultant with a disability who requires an accommodation in order to perform the essential functions of the job should call or text 813.336.5570

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Job Type
Technology & Internet Services
150,000 - 170,000

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